Nine students and two faculty members from the UT Martin Department of Music recently returned from Ghana, where they spent 14 days studying Ghanaian culture and musical styles.
The University of Tennessee at Martin Department of Music will host its second-annual “Chancellor’s Orchestra” concert at 3 p.m., May 11, in the Boling University Center’s Duncan Ballroom.
The University of Tennessee at Martin Department of Music will feature a variety of student and faculty ensembles during the Discovery Park of America’s “Rhythm on the Rails” music festival this year.
Eight student musicians from the University of Tennessee at Martin performed during the North American Saxophone Alliance region seven conference held March 8-10 at Western Carolina University.
Jazz trumpeter Dan Miller will give a performance at 7:30 p.m., April 16, in the University of Tennessee at Martin Fine Arts Building’s Blankenship Recital Hall as a part of the Allison Nelson Guest Artist Series.
Steve Barnett, formerly coordinator for the University of Tennessee at Martin Office of Educational Outreach, has been hired as the university’s new director of athletic bands, effective July 1.
The month of April will begin with several guest artists in the University of Tennessee at Martin’s Department of Music as well as the second-annual Fine Arts Spring Fling on April 6.
The University of Tennessee at Martin Percussion Studio will host its annual World Bizarre performance and fundraiser from 6:30-9 p.m., March 29, at the Soleil Garden Center in Union City.
The UT Martin Allison Nelson Guest Artist Series will continue March 18 with a performance by the Gaudete Brass Quintet, the ensemble-in-residence at Roosevelt University’s Chicago College of Performing Arts.
Khemia Ensemble, a contemporary chamber music ensemble, will perform at 7:30 p.m., Jan. 14, in the University of Tennessee at Martin’s Blankenship Recital Hall as part of the Allison Nelson Guest Artist Series.